Category Archives: News

THE SPECTATOR – BRENHAM FRANTICALLY SEEKING OBGYN DOCTORS

An ongoing search by Baylor Scott and White for certified OBGYN doctors for their Brenham facility has reached a critical point. Baylor Scott and White Medical Center in Brenham has…

BAYLOR SCOTT AND WHITE TEMPORARILY CLOSES LABOR AND DELIVERY

The shortage of certified OBGYN doctors in Brenham has caused the temporary closure of the Labor and Delivery Department at Baylor Scott and White Medical Center in Brenham. Expectant mothers…

TxDOT TO HOLD RAIL PLAN MEETING IN AUSTIN

The Texas Department of Transportation will hold a public meeting to discuss the 2019 Texas Rail Plan, Tuesday in Austin. Among the topics to be discussed and addressed will be…

JUDGING NEXT FRI-SAT. FOR DECORATING CONTEST

Judging will take place late next week, in the annual Brenham Fortnightly Club Christmas decorating contest. Judging will take place Friday and Saturday, December 14 and 15. Judging will take…

NEW BLINN TRUSTEES TO BE SWORN IN, TUESDAY

Two new members will be sworn in to the Blinn College Board of Trustees at their meeting Tuesday. Reverend Randy Wells and Dan Gatewood will be sworn in at the…

WASHINGTON CO. COMMISSIONERS TO HEAR FROM CITY AT NEXT MEETING

Washington County Commissioners will host a discussion with City of Brenham officials on the preliminary plans for a Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone, when they meet Tuesday morning. Brenham City Manager…

BLINN STUDENT ARRESTED AFTER DRUGS FOUND IN MAIL BOX

A Blinn College student faces drug charges after a package containing marijuana and THC oil was delivered to her student mailbox. 22-year old Briana Johnson of Houston has been charged…

PIPELINE LEAK SITE NEAR BURTON GIVEN ALL-CLEAR

Authorities have cleared the scene, and all roads are now open, near the site of a gas leak at a well site in western Washington County. The incident was reported…

RAINS CLOSE AREA ROADS

Numerous roads in the area have been closed due to flooding from the heavy rains in the past 36 hours. According to the Texas Department of Transportation, roads closures in…

ACCIDENT ON EAST MAIN IN BRENHAM

Update @ 3:45 p.m.: Brenham police have cleared the scene of a two-vehicle collision on East Alamo near Clinton Street, shortly after noon on Friday. Brenham Police Captain Lloyd Powell reports two…